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Cinderella of the Nile featured in School Library Connection!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile School Library Connection have shared this fab review of Cinderella of the Nile by school librarian Susan Black! Cinderella of the Nile is now available in paperback in the UK, and in hardback in the US. Read the review below. In this earliest known version of a Cinderella story, dating back 2,000 years, beautiful Rhodopis was abducted in Greece by pirates and sold as a slave in Egypt. Her master was…

A Bottle of Happiness

5 stars for A Bottle of Happiness! – Youth Services Book Review

Buy A Bottle of Happiness Youth Services Book Review have shared a brilliant review of A Bottle of Happiness by former youth librarian Kristin Guay. She gave it a fab five stars! Read the review below! What did you like about the book? What a wonderful message about the value of happiness! In this story we see two villages — one on one side of a mountain and one on the other. On one side, the…


The Parrot and the Merchant is a thought-provoking, visually striking tale – The Horn Book Magazine

Buy The Parrot and the Merchant Julie Hakim Azzam for The Horn Book magazine has written this fab review of The Parrot and the Merchant! Read what she said below! Mah Jahan, a wealthy Persian merchant, collects birds during her travels, keeping them “in cages or chains so that they couldn’t fly away and leave her.” When her favorite bird, a talking parrot, asks her to visit its former colony of wild parrots in India…


Abigail the STORY Teller reads When I Colored in the World!

Buy When I Coloured in the World We loved this lively reading of our book When I Colored in the World by young storyteller Abigail Little! Abigail lives in North Carolina, where she does fantastic performances of books she loves. You can find her on Twitter at @Mary67Little (account managed by mom). When I Colored in the World is available in the US and Canada from stores including Barnes & Noble. Those outside North America can…


When I Colored in the World is full of beauty and hope! – Julie Durmis

Buy When I Colored in the World Massachusetts school librarian Julie Durmis wrote a fab review of When I Colored in the World for Youth Services Book Review! The book is out in the US on June 18th! Read the review below! Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  This story was first published in Iran in 2010 and now in the USA in 2019. “Can…